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Subject: World Book Day
This Category is all about reading - reading all over the world.
The main Internet source for this category is: https://en.unesco.org/commemorations/worldbookday

There are max. 10 points per question.

Question 1:
Which date is World Book day (officially and globally according to UNESCO):
  1. 23. February
  2. 23. April
  3. 23. August
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Question 2:
Which other important event for Scouts takes place at this day?
  1. Thinking day
  2. Scout Monday
  3. Saint George's Day
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Question 3:
What is World Book Day?
  1. One day a year when all new books are released for reading
  2. A celebration to promote the enjoyment of books and reading
  3. A day where everyone around the world get at least one new book by their government
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Question 4:
What is an "indigenous language"?
  1. A language that is spoken in a certain geographical area or by a certain group of people
  2. A new language - not older than 50 years
  3. A language spoken but not written
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Question 5:
Which city was World Book Capital in 2019?
  1. Sharjah in the United Arab Emirates
  2. London in Great Britain
  3. Barcelona in Spain
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Question 6:
Go to the map of member states: https://en.unesco.org/countries
Find Denmark, Finland, Norway and Sweden. Are they all members?
  1. Yes
  2. No
  3. Only 3 of the 4 are members
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Question 7:
Go to: https://members.scouts.org.uk/supportresources/4302/book-reader-activity-badge
How many books do you have to read to get the badge for the uniform?
  1. 6
  2. 12
  3. 24
Write the answer to the question
Question 8:
Which book would you read on World Book Day and why?

Write no more than 50 words below

You are being judged by your argumentation

Answer (with text):
The Phone book because I need to go to sleep fast after this
Question 9:
Find 3 ideas we as scouts can use to get our scouts to read more. Illustrate the ideas in any way you wish

Share it with us in just one photo/picture file and upload it

You will be judged on how understandable your explanation is, the creativity and how practical it is

Answer (by file):
Question 10:
Make the front page of a book about something scout related. Any book. Preferable a book you make up!

Take a photo or make a drawing of the front page and upload it

You are being judged on presentation and creativity

Answer (by file):

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